John Forsythe

Actor · Producer
IVA Star Rating : 70
John Forsythe was an American stage, film/television actor, producer, narrator, drama teacher and philanthropist whose career spanned six decades. He also appeared as a guest on several talk and variety shows and as a panelist on numerous game shows.

John Forsythe was an American stage, film/television actor, producer, narrator, drama teacher and philanthropist whose career spanned six decades. He also appeared as a guest on several talk and variety shows and as a panelist on numerous game shows.

Birth Name

John Lincoln Freund

Born

Tuesday, 29 January 1918

Died

Thursday, 01 April 2010

Actor Filmography

Beatles Stories Himself (archive footage) 2011
James Dean: Forever Young Himself (archive footage) 2005
Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle Charles Townsend (voice) 2003
The Trouble with Harry Isn't Over Himself 2001
Charlie's Angels Charlie (voice) 2000
We Wish You A Merry Christmas Mr. Ryan (voice) 1999
Gargoyles: The Goliath Chronicles Pat Doyle 1996
Adventures from the Book of Virtues Daedalus 1996
E! True Hollywood Story Himself 1996
John & Leeza from Hollywood Himself 1993
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Beatles Stories Himself (archive footage) 2011
James Dean: Forever Young Himself (archive footage) 2005
Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle Charles Townsend (voice) 2003
The Trouble with Harry Isn't Over Himself 2001
Charlie's Angels Charlie (voice) 2000
We Wish You A Merry Christmas Mr. Ryan (voice) 1999
Gargoyles: The Goliath Chronicles Pat Doyle 1996
Adventures from the Book of Virtues Daedalus 1996
E! True Hollywood Story Himself 1996
John & Leeza from Hollywood Himself 1993
Derrick contre Superman Blake Carrington (archive footage) (as John Forsyte) 1992
Stan and George's New Life Father 1992
The Powers That Be Sen. William Franklin Powers 1992
Dynasty: The Reunion Blake Carrington 1991
Opposites Attract Rex Roper 1990
The Howard Stern Show Himself 1990
The Pat Sajak Show Himself 1989
The Arsenio Hall Show Himself 1989
Scrooged Lew Hayward 1988
D.C. Follies Himself 1987
The Colbys Blake Carrington 1985
Not Necessarily the News Himself 1983
Mysterious Two He 1982
Entertainment Tonight Himself (archive footage) 1981
Dynasty Blake Carrington 1981
A Time for Miracles Postulator 1980
And Justice for All Judge Henry T. Fleming 1979
The Users Reade Jamieson 1978
Goodbye & Amen The American Ambassador 1978
Cruise Into Terror Reverend Charles Mather 1978
The Love Boat Burt Gardner, Himself 1977
Tail Gunner Joe Paul Cunningham 1977
The Feather and Father Gang E.J. Valerian 1976
Amelia Earhart G.P. Putnam 1976
Charlie's Angels Charles Townsend 1976
The Deadly Tower Lt. Elwood Forbes 1975
Medical Story Amos Winkler 1975
Terror on the 40th Floor Daniel 'Dan' Overland 1974
Match Game 73 Himself - Panelist 1973
Hollywood's Talking Himself 1973
Police Story Sam McCullough 1973
The Letters Paul Anderson 1973
Murder Once Removed Dr. Ron Wellesley 1971
Stand Up and Cheer Himself 1971
The Tim Conway Comedy Hour Himself 1970
The Happy Ending Fred Wilson 1969
Topaz Michael Nordstrom 1969
Marooned Olympus / President 1969
The Game Game Himself 1969
To Rome with Love Michael Endicott 1969
The David Frost Show Himself 1969
Shadow on the Land Gen. Wendell Bruce 1968
What's My Line? Himself - Mystery Guest 1968
The Dick Cavett Show Himself 1968
In Cold Blood Alvin Dewey 1967
The Joey Bishop Show Himself 1967
ABC Stage 67 Himself 1966
Madame X Clay Anderson 1966
Run for Your Life Spencer Holt 1965
The John Forsythe Show Major John Foster 1965
The Hollywood Squares (Daytime) Himself - Panelist 1965
Kitten with a Whip David 1964
See How They Run Martin Young 1964
Kraft Suspense Theatre Maj. William 'Bill' Livingston, Jerry Wilson / John Williams 1963
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre Charlie 1963
You Don't Say Himself 1963
The Match Game Himself - Team Captain 1962
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself - Guest, Himself 1962
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour Michael Barnes 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Himself - Co-Host, Himself - Actor 1961
Alcoa Premiere Andy Ballard 1961
The Dick Powell Theatre Peter Kent 1961
Kraft Mystery Theater 1961
Here's Hollywood Himself 1960
About Faces Himself 1960
Sunday Showcase Al Manheim 1959
The Bell Telephone Hour Himself - Host 1959
Dubrowsky Wladia 1959
Frontier Justice Lt. David Marr 1958
The Lux Show Himself 1957
Bachelor Father Bentley Gregg 1957
Everything But the Truth Ernie Miller 1956
Zane Grey Theater CSA Lt. David Marr 1956
The Tennessee Ernie Ford Show Himself - Actor 1956
The Ambassador's Daughter Sgt. Danny Sullivan 1956
Playwrights '56 Joe Neville 1955
The Trouble with Harry Sam Marlowe 1955
Alfred Hitchcock Presents Kim Stanger 1955
Star Stage 1955
The Magical World of Disney Himself 1954
Climax! Adam Barclay, Frank Colby, Graham Johnson, Joe Sullivan, Tommy Jordan 1954
The Elgin Hour George Conway 1954
Escape From Fort Bravo Capt. John Marsh 1953
The Glass Web Don Newell 1953
The United States Steel Hour Prof. Gilbert Jardine 1953
It Happens Every Thursday Bob MacAvoy 1953
General Electric Theater Bentley Gregg 1953
Curtain Call 1952
The Captive City Jim Austin 1952
Hallmark Hall of Fame 1951
The Name's the Same Himself 1951
Goodyear Playhouse Lt. John Stahlman 1951
Schlitz Playhouse Dr. John Carter, Peter Bronson 1951
Cosmopolitan Theatre 1951
The Red Skelton Hour Millionaire's Son 1951
The Jack Benny Program Himself 1950
Pulitzer Prize Playhouse 1950
Danger 1950
Starlight Theatre 1950
Robert Montgomery Presents Dr. Frederick Steele 1950
Suspense David, Wiltshire 1949
NBC Presents 1949
Studio One in Hollywood Capt. Sam MacKenzie, Judd, Maj. Peter Brook, Marv Payne, Pete Maynard 1948
The Ford Theatre Hour Peter Flint 1948
Repertory Theatre 1948
Actor's Studio 1948
The Ed Sullivan Show Himself 1948
Kraft Theatre 1947
Lights Out Al March, Bill Holloway, Waldo Bryan 1946
Destination Tokyo Sparks 1943

Producer Filmography

1987 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama Nominated
1986 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama Nominated
1985 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama Nominated
1984 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama Won
1984 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series Nominated
1983 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama Won
1983 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series Nominated
1982 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama Nominated
1982 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series Nominated
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